Kalee Pressler, of Huntington, recently competed in the Miss American Coed Pageant.
Pressler placed first runner-up in casual modeling in her division, Pre-Teen, during the competition held on Aug. 3 and 4, at the Sheraton Hotel, in Indianapolis.
She also placed second runner-up in the photogenic category; most recommendations winner; best thank you card, best smile and prettiest eyes. She earned a cash award and finished third runner-up overall.
Pressler is now invited to compete for a national title in Daytona Beach, FL, during the week of Thanksgiving.
She is 12 years old and a seventh-grader at Riverview Middle School.